“Introduction to Physics” video-course

Featured on physicsdatabase (in June 2015 they were banner-features), as a “great lecture playlist with videos covering such topics as acceleration, Galilean invariance, relativity, Newton’s laws, pendulums and more”. What distinguishes my approach is the Socratic method of drawing laws of nature (for example Newton’s laws) out of students’ minds through guided classroom discussion rather than…

Quantum Kabbalistic Platonism & the sophistication of reality

(Also here)     The basic idea: Metaphysical/religious questions which we assume are meaningful (was the universe designed/created) may be in fact as meaningless as are classical-physics questions (“where exactly is the particle”/”which slit did the photon go through”) posed about physical reality at the quantum level. Preface: Some consider thoughts as epiphenomena, and the…